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Jan 16, 4:14pm - #84505 
3S-GTE Celica

Just to give everyone A heads up HCI Magazine has a 4 page article on a 3S-GTE Celica that's eating up 350Z's, s2000's, turbocharged RX-7's and the list goes on. It's not on the cover, it's in the middle of the magazine.
I always like when a Toyota is stopping on other cars, especially when it's a Celica doing it. thumbsup


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Jan 16, 4:17pm - #84506 
good info. thanks for the headsup thumbsup

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Jan 16, 5:03pm - #84507 


a kid told me that celicas handle like crap... i laughed
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Jan 16, 5:09pm - #84508 
Originally Posted by fastceli2001


Good job buddy.
Thought maybe I would post just incase you didn't. thumbsup


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Jan 16, 5:50pm - #84509 
alright! looks like the new skool cant beat the old skool!

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Jan 16, 5:52pm - #84510 
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Jan 16, 10:53pm - #84511 
A nice turbo will kick any car's ass

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Jan 17, 12:24am - #84512 
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Jan 17, 1:49am - #84513 
Originally Posted by sPeEd4tHeNeEd
good info. thanks for the headsup thumbsup

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Jan 17, 5:55am - #84514 
a new celica with a trubo motor will kick a lot of ass.


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Jan 17, 11:56am - #84515 
I just picked up this issue today, anyone got an estimate on how much was spent on this (excluding the car and bodykit)?

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Jan 17, 12:05pm - #84516 
If you guys are talking about the 7th gen with the 3SGTE in it, then the owner of the car i think is also the owner of the garage that did all the work. He might have a kit out soon though, but its gonna be up in the $10,000 range (including engine, install, mounts, and maybe built internals with a larger turbo)

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Jan 17, 12:11pm - #84517 
You could technically just get a bone stock Celica GT (seeings everything that makes the GTS different from the GT is removed (except brakes), and then do all this stuff for it and it would be around $28,000 give or take. The Celica GT last I knew you could get for around $18,000. So you would realistacly be spending just around $5000 more then a Celica GTS correct?

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Jan 17, 2:26pm - #84518 
Originally Posted by dennis
If you guys are talking about the 7th gen with the 3SGTE in it, then the owner of the car i think is also the owner of the garage that did all the work. He might have a kit out soon though, but its gonna be up in the $10,000 range (including engine, install, mounts, and maybe built internals with a larger turbo)


Thats with engine, I'm looking at buying a 3S-GTE, I would just buy the mounts and harness from him.


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Jan 17, 3:12pm - #84519 
I'm sure he could work something out with you. He's over at new celica.org
His username is JMS003

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Jan 17, 6:21pm - #84520 
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